Books

  • Constantinople in 1828: A residence of sixteen months in the Turkish capital and provinces - Charles Mac Farlane, London 1829
  • Constantinople and the scenery of the seven churches of Asia Minor – Rev. Robert Walsh LL.D. chaplain to the British Embassy at the Ottoman Porte - London - 1838 - segment -
  • The Beauties of the Bosphorus - Miss Julia Pardoe (London 1839)
  • Notes on a Journey from Cornhill to Grand Cairo, by William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863) - ebook
  • Ismeer, or Smyrna and its British Hospital in 1855 - London, 1856 - segment -
  • Report on Smyrna - George Rollerston - London, 1856 - segment -
  • Railways in Turkey: Remarks upon the Practicability and Advantage of Railway Communication in European and Asiatic Turkey - Sir MacDonald Stephenson, 1859
  • Memoir of Mrs Mary E. van Lennep - New York, 1860 - segment -
  • The Imperial Ottoman Smyrna & Aidin Railway, Its Position and Prospects - Hyde Clark, 1861 - Google segment
  • Travels and Discoveries in the Levant” - C.T. Newton, M.A. - Day & Son Ltd., London 1865 - Google segment -
  • Etude sur Smyrne par Constantin Iconomos traduite du Grec par Bonaventure F. Slaars [Studies on Smyrna by Constantin Iconomos translated from Greek by Bonaventure F. Slaars], Smyrne, 1868 - cover - content
  • Travels in little known parts of Asia Minor, with illustrations of Biblical literature and researches in archaeology - Henry John van Lennep - London, 1870 - lithograph
  • Smyrne: Considérée au point de vue géographique, économique et intellectuel - Charles Scherzer, 1873 - cover
  • Among the Turks - Cyrus Hamlin - Boğaziçi - (Cyrus Hamlin’s reminiscences of 35 years in Turkey, beginning in January, 1839. Originally published in 1878 by Robert Carter and Brothers, New York)
  • Capitulations of the Ottoman Empire: Report of Edward A. Van Dyck, Washington, 1881
  • Pen and Pencil in Asia Minor, or notes from the Levant - William Cochran - London, 1887 - segment -
  • Smyrne: situation commerciale et économique des pays compris dans la circonscription du consulat général de France (Vilayets d’Aïdin, de Konieh et des Iles) - Firmin Rougon, [French Consul-General in Smyrna] - Berger-Levrault & Co., 1892 - segment -
  • Early voyages and travels in the Levant - Thomas Dallam; John Covel; J Theodore Bent - London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1893 (later re-print: New York, B. Franklin [1964?]) - read online
  • Histoire de la Latinité de Constantinople - M.A. Belin, Consul Général près l’Ambassade de France a Constantinople - Alphonse Picard et Fils, Paris, 1894 - segment - read online
  • The Smyrna Fig at Home and Abroad: A Treatise - George C. Roeding, 1903 - segment -
  • In the Levant – Charles Dudley Warner – Atlantic Monthly Library of Travel, volume six, 1907 (a travelogue covering the year 1875) - segment -
  • The early history of the Levant Company – Mortimer Epstein – George Roulette & Son Ltd, London, 1908
  • Notice sur le Diocèse de Smyrne et le Vicariat Apost. de l’Asie Mineure [Notes on the Diocese of Smyrna and the Apostolic Vicariate of Asia Minor] – L’Abbe Franck de Portu, Smyrne, 1908- cover
  • The Latins in the Levant: A History of Frankish Greece, 1204-1566 - William Miller (1908, reprinted 1979) - segment -
  • Saint Polycarpe et son tombeau – le Pere Jean-Baptist, Capucin, 1911 - segment -
  • Foreigners in Turkey: Their Juridical Status - Philip Marshall Brown, 1914 - segment -
  • Forty Years in Constantinople Sir Edwin Pears 1873-1915 - New York: D. Appleton & Company - 1916 - segment -
  • Under the Turk in Constantinople – a record of Sir John Finch’s embassy 1674-1681, by G.F. Abbott - London 1920 - segment -
  • A Survey of Some Conditions in Smyrna, Asia Minor. Izmir: International American College of Izmir, - J. Kingsley Birge et al. 1921 - Turkish version: İzmir’deki Bazı Sosyal Koşullar Hakkında Bir Araştırma: İzmir 1921 (Uluslararası Amerikan Koleji Araştırma Komitesi Raporu) Çev: Aykan Candemir, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2000
  • A consul in the East - A.C. Wratislaw C.B., C.M.G., C.B.E. – William Blackwood and sons - 1924 - segment -
  • ‘Family Records - A record of the origin of Whittall families of Turkey and a short history of the La Fontaine family by James La Fontaine’ - Edmund H. Giraud - 1934 (unavailable) - segment -
  • Le RR. Suore dell’ Immacolata Concezione d’Ivrea a Smyrne: Nel 50° Anno di Loro Apostolato 1887-1937 - Cenni Storici [The Nuns of the Immacolata Concezione D’Ivrea in Izmir: In Their 50th Year of Apostolate 1887-1937 - Historical outlines], Libreria Editrice ‘F. Francesco’, Parma - [143 Mb file, please be patient]
  • Les Anciennes Familles Italiennes de Turquie – Willy Sperco - Istanbul - segment - translated segment -
  • Le Pietre Sepolcrali di Arab Giamí (Antica Chiesa di S. Paolo a Galata) [The tomb inscriptions in Arab Mosque (The Ancient Church of St. Paul in Galata)] - Eugenio Dalleggio D’Alessio, Genova, 1942
  • Son Yüzyılda İzmir: 1849-1949 (Izmir in the Last Century: 1849-1949)- Adnan Bilget, İzmir: Meşher Basımevi, 1949 (A very interesting and rare book featuring the advertisements of Levantine enterprises of the 1940s)
  • The Last of the Dragomans - Sir Andrew Ryan K.B.E. C.M.G.- London: Geoffrey Bles - 1951 - segment -
  • Anglican Church life in Smyrna and its neighbourhood 1636-1952 Donald H. Simpson, F.L.A. Honorary Research Librarian, Diocese of Gibraltar -1952 (unavailable) - segment -
  • Bournovas - Nikos Kararas, 1955, Athens - translated segment -
  • Libro D’Oro de la Noblesse de Chio - Philip P. Argenti, Oxford University Press, 1955 - online:
  • And Unto Smyrna - The Story of a Church in Asia Minor S.W.H. Bird (Anglican chaplain of Izmir 1949-1958) (unavailable)
  • Boutzas: the flower village of Smyrni - Nikos Kararas, pub. Association of Smyrnians, 1962 - translated segment -
  • To Sevdikioi - Nikos Kararas, 1964, pub. Association of Smyrnians - translated segment -
  • A history of the Levant company, Alfred Cecil Wood, New York, Barnes and Noble, 1964
  • Allepo & Devonshire square, English traders in the Levant in the eighteenth century [with plates] - pp 258. Macmillan, London, 1967 - Ralph Davis, professor of economic history at the university of Leicester (BML X.519/4645)
  • Early history of the Levant company - Mortimer Epstein - New York - A.M. Kelly - 1968
  • The English Levant company, its foundation and history to 1640 - Mortimer Epstein - New York - B. Franklin - 1968
  • Perfidious Albion – The origins of Anglo-French rivalry in the Levant 1763-1841 – John Marlowe – Elek books, London – 1971 - segment-
  • Kordelio - Nikos Kararas, 1971, pub. Association of Smyrnians - translated segment -
  • The Whittalls of Turkey 1809-1973 – Hugh Whittall (unavailable) - segment -
  • İzmir Sehri ve Tarihi (The City and History of Izmir) - Baykara, Tuncer, İzmir: Ege Üniversitesi Matbaası, 1974
  • Tarih içinde İzmir (Izmir throughout History)- Çınar Atay, İzmir: Yaşar Eğitim ve Kültür Vakfı, 1978
  • The British in the Middle East - Sarah Searight - Published by East- West, London, 1979 - segment -
  • Emperyalizmin Türkiye’ye Girişi (The Import of Imperialism into Turkey), Orhan Kurmuş, Ankara: Savaş Yayınları, 1982.
  • Gateways to the Past - Houses and gardens of Old Bornova Evelyn Lyle Kalças – 1983 - segment - full book in pdf
  • The Journal of Christophe Aubin: A report on the Levant trade in 1812 - A.B. Cunningham, 1983.
  • Catholics and Sultans: the Church and the Ottoman Empire, 1453-1923 - Charles A. Frazee - London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983 - 388 p., ISBN: 0521246768.
  • 1885-1985 Türkiye Ekonomisinin 100 Yılı (A Hundred Years of Turkish Economy, 1885-1985 – the book of the symposium with the same name). İzmir: İzmir Ticaret Odası, 1985
  • Embassy to Constantinople, The travels of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu – Introduced by Devla Murphy – 1987. As the wife of the British Ambassador to the Sultan’s court, she spent the years 1716-18 in Turkey and these travel letters full of observation were originally published a year after her death (she is credited with introducing to the west, innoculation and the ‘secret language of flowers’).
  • Scrap book 1809-1922 - Ray Turrell -Richard Bell 1987 (memoirs of her life in Bornova by the daughter of Jessie Whittall and Reginald Turrell, 1911-1970)
  • Buca Konut Mimarisi (1838-1934) [Buca Domestic Architecture] - Feyyaz Erpi, Ortadoğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 1987
  • Sultans in Splendour: Monarchs of the Middle East 1869-1945 - Philip Mansel -1988 - interview -
  • An English consul in Turkey - Paul Rycaut at Smyrna 1667-1678 - Sonia P. Anderson - 1989
  • Izmir and the Levantine World, 1550-1650 - Daniel Goffman - 1990 - segment - (published in Turkish: Goffman, Daniel. İzmir ve Levanten Dünya: 1550-1650. Çev: Ayşen Anadol & Neyyir Kalaycıoğlu. İstanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları, 1995.)
  • [Bir Levantenin Beyoğlu anıları] – The Beyoğlu [Pera] memories of a Levantine - Giovanni Scognamillo - 1991, and republished in expanded form in 2002 - Bilge Karınca yayınları - Istanbul
  • XIX Century Beyoğlu - Mustafa Cezar - Akbank 1991 - English summary -
  • The Commerce of Smyrna in the eighteenth century (1700-1820), Elena Frangakis-Syrett - Centre for Asia Minor Studies, Athens, 1992, 375 p. - review - (Turkish edition: Frangakis-Syrett, Elena. 18. Yüzyılda İzmir’de Ticaret (1700-1820). Çev: Çiğdem Diken. İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Kent Kitaplığı, 2006. )
  • Anglo-Ottoman Encounters in the Age of Revolution, Vol. 1 - Allan Cunningham - Taylor & Francis, Inc. 1992 - google sample -
  • Through the Legation Window 1876-1926: Four Essays on Dutch, Dutch-Indian and Ottoman History - Jan Schmidt, 1992
  • Three Ages of Izmir: Palimpsest of cultures, Yapı Kredi Yayınları, Istanbul, 1993, pp. 423, ISBN: 9753631014 - segment - Turkish version: Üç İzmir (Three Izmirs) - Sahin Beygu ed., İstanbul: Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 1992
  • İzmir’in İzmir’i [Izmir in Izmir] - Çınar Atay, İzmir: ESIAD Yayınları, 1993
  • Tarihi, Ekonomisi, İnsanları ile Bizim İzmir’imiz (Our Izmir with its History, Economy and People) - Melih Gürsoy, İstanbul: Metis Yayınları, 1993 (The book involves the ancestral and commercial stories of a good deal of Levantines families of Izmir.)
  • Port Cities of the Eastern Mediterranean, 1800-1914 - Çağlar Keyder, Donald Quataert and Eyüp Özveren, eds., Special Issue of Review, Fall 1993 - Turkish Edition: Doğu Akdeniz’de Liman Kentleri, 1800-1914 - Çağlar Keyder ve diğ. (ed)., Çev: Gül Çağalı Güven. İstanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları, 1994
  • Gezginlerin Gözüyle İzmir [Izmir through the Eyes of Travellers] [17. ve 20. yüzyıllar arasını kapsayan 5 cilt (5 volumes covering the period between 17th and 20th centuries) - İlhan Pınar, İzmir: Akademi Kitapevi, 1994-8
  • Son Yüzyıllarda İzmir ve Batı Anadolu: Uluslararası Sempozyum Tebliğleri (Izmir and the Western Anatolia throughout the Last Few Centuries – a collection of papers presented at the symposium of the same title) - Tuncer Baykara, ed., İzmir: Akademi Kitabevi, 1993.
  • Aegean Masquearade - A Royal Air Force Odyssey - Stanley J. Beavan - Brewin books - 1994 - segment -
  • İzmir ve Ege’den Mimari İzlenimler: Kaybolan bir Geçmişten Görüntüler [Architectural Impressions from the Aegean and Izmir] - Doğan Kuban, Daniel Goffman ve Kaya Dinçer (çizimler/drawings), İzmir: Çimentaş, 1994 (Many Levantine houses, as well as Turkish, Greek, Jewish and Armenian, of the area are pictured as drawings in this book, in addition to the articles written by the co-authors) - segment -
  • Constantinople - City of world’s desire 1453-1924 - Philip Mansel - John Murray books 1995 - segment - interview
  • The Franks in the Aegean, 1204-1500 - Peter Lock - author. Publisher: Pearson UK - London - 1995
  • The geneaology of the Whittall family of Turkey - Betty Ann McKernan - 1996
  • Britons in the Ottoman Empire - Daniel Goffman - 1998 - review
  • Osmanlı’dan Cumhuriyet’e İzmir Planları (From the Ottoman to Republican Periods: City Plans of Izmir) - Çınar Atay, İzmir: Yaşar Eğitim ve Kültür Vakfı, 1998. (Besides the city plans, this huge book contains a very fine article called “Izmir, at the Beginning of the 20th Century).
  • From Anatolia to Indonesia: Opium Trade and the Dutch Community of Izmir, 1820-1940 - Jan Schmidt, 1998 - review
  • English Merchants in Seventeenth-Century Italy - Gigliola Pagano de Divitiis, Stephen Parkin (Translator) - Cambridge University Press 1998 - google sample
  • Ottoman and Persian Odysseys: James Morier, Creator of Hajji Baba of Ispahan, and His Brothers - Henry McKenzie Johnston - British Academic Press, 1998 - segment
  • İngiliz Konsolosluk Raporlarına Göre İzmir Ticareti, 1864-1914 (Trade in Izmir According to the Reports of the British Consulate) İzmir: İzmir Ticaret Odası, 1998
  • İzmir 1920 – Yunanistan Rehberinden İşgal Altındaki Bir Kentin Öyküsü (1920 Greek City Guide of Izmir published in Greece) - Engin Berber, ed., İzmir: Akademi Kitapevi, 1998 (Many Levantine enterprises’ names are mentioned throughout the book)
  • Tanzimat’tan Cumhuriyet’e İzmir’de Belediye (Izmir Municipality – from the Reform to Republican Eras) - Erkan Serçe, İzmir: Dokuz Eylül Yayınları, 1998 (The book makes mention of the Levantines’ contribution to the formation of municipality in Izmir).
  • An Isle of Greece - The Noels of Euboea - Barbro Noel-Baker, 1999 - Procopi, Greece
  • European and Islamic Trade in the Early Ottoman State: The Merchants of Genoa and Turkey - Kate Fleet, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999
  • İzmir 1950 - Bilge Umar, İstanbul: Boyut Yayın Grubu, 1999 (A personal memoir depicting among others some of the Levantine notables of the focus time.)
  • The Ottoman City between East and West: Aleppo, Izmir, and Istanbul - Edhem Eldem, Daniel Goffman, and Bruce Masters. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. - sample - review - (Turkish edition: Eldem, Edhem ve diğ. Doğu ile Batı arasinda Osmanlı Kenti: Halep, İzmir ve İstanbul. Çev: Sermet Yalçın. İstanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları, 2003.)
  • French Trade in Istanbul in the Eighteenth Century - Edhem Eldem - Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, 1999 - google segment - review
  • Değişim Sürecinde İzmir’de Sanayileşme, 19. Yüzyıl (Industrialisation in Izmir in the Period of Change - 19th Century) - Abdullah Martal, İzmir: Dokuz Eylül Yayınları, 1999
  • The Swedish Palace in Istanbul: İstanbul’da Bir İsveç Sarayı - Sture Theolin - Yapı Kredi - 2000 - review -
  • İzmir Tarihinden Kesitler (Scenes from the History of Izmir) - Mübahat Kütükoğlu, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2000. (One of the many strengths of this book is that it provides the translated versions -into modern Turkish- of the official documents regarding the establishment of the port and quay of Izmir in the late 19th century.)
  • The bank, the money lenders, the money changers, the usurers and the jewellers of Pera and Beyoğlu - Behzat Üskiden - Creative Yayıncılık ve Tanıtım Ltd. Şti, Creative publishing 2000 - segment -
  • 19. Yüzyılda İzmir’de Yaşam (Life in 19th Century Izmir) - Rauf Beyru, Istanbul: Literatür Yayınları, 2000
  • 19. Yüzyılın İlk Yarısında Fransız Gezginlerin Anlatımlarında İzmir (Izmir, in the Writings of French Travellers in the First Half of the 19th Century) - Olaf Yaranga, Çev: Gürhan Tümer, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2000
  • Belgium in the Ottoman Capital, From the Early Steps to ‘la Belle Epoque’: The Centenary of “Le Palais de Belgique”: 1900-2000 - Marc Van den Reeck, 2000 - segment, part 1, part 2
  • Friends and Rivals in the East: Studies in Anglo-Dutch Relations in the Levant from the Seventeenth to the Early Nineteenth Century - Edited by Alastair Hamilton, Alexander H. de Groot and Maurits H. van den Boogert (eds.). pp. 258. Leiden, Brill, 2000
  • İzmir 1726 - Angelica Maria Müller, Çev: Ayla Sevim Uhri, İzmir: Tepekule Kitaplığı Yayınları, 2000
  • Smyrna - Metropolis of Asia Minor Greeks - Ephesus publishing - Greece 2001
  • Travellers in the Levant: voyagers and visionaries - Sarah Searight and Malcolm Wagstaff and Association for the Study of Travel in Egypt and the Near East - 2001
  • Hacılar, Seyyahlar, Misyonerler ve İzmir: Yabancıların Gözüyle Osmanlı Döneminde İzmir, 1608-1918 (Pilgrims, Travellers and Missionaries: Ottoman Period Izmir through the Eyes of Foreigners, 1608-1918) - İlhan Pınar, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Kent Kitaplığı, 2001
  • Smyrna-İzmir: Efsaneden Gerçeğe (Smyrna-Izmir: From Legend to Reality) - Yaşar Aksoy, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2001
  • İzmir 1873 - Karl Von Scherzer, Çev: İlhan Pınar, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2001
  • Destanlar Çağından 19. Yüzyıla İzmir (Izmir, from the Epic Age to 19th Century) - from Etude sur Smyrne, Konstantinos Oikonomos ve Bonaventure F. Slaars, 1868, Çev: Bilge Umar, İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları, 2001
  • Ottoman-Dutch economic relations in the early modern period 1571-1699 - Mehmet Bulut - Robus te Hilversum, 2001 - google segment
  • Palais de Hollande in Istanbul: The Embassy and Envoys of the Netherlands since 1612 - Marlies Hoenkamp-Mazgon - Yapı Kredi - 2002 - review
  • 21. Yüzyılın Başında İzmir: Uluslararası Sempozyum (Izmir, at the Beginning of the 21st Century – a collection of papers presented at the symposium of the same title), İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2002.
  • The Ottoman Empire and Early Modern Europe - Daniel Goffman, Cambridge University Press, 2002
  • Efsanelerdeki İzmir: 19. Yüzyılda İzmir İncelemeleri (Izmir in Legends: 19th Century Monographies of the City), İlhan Pınar, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Kent Kitaplığı, 2002
  • İzmir Ticaret Odası Tarihi, 19. Yüzyıldan 21. Yüzyıla. (A History of the Izmir Chamber of Commerce, 19th-21th Centuries) İzmir: İzmir Ticaret Odası, 2002
  • The torch of the Empire: Ignatius Mouradgea d’Ohsson and the Tableau général of the Ottoman empire in the eighteenth century - Sture Theolin, Yky, 2002
  • Fransız Seyahatnameleri ve Tarihin Aynasında İzmir Kolokyumu (Izmir in Light of History and French Travel Books – the Colloquium Book). İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yayınları, 2002
  • Constantinople - City of cities - Ephesus publishing - Greece 2002
  • Pera - The crossroads of Constantinople - Akylas Millas - Militos editions - Athens 2002?
  • Son Levantenler - Gemi Ajentaları [The last Levantines: Shipping Agents] - Osman Öndeş, Yapı Kredi Sanat Yayıncılık, 2003
  • Bornova Köşkleri, Gezginler ve Anılar [Mansions of Bornova, Travellers and Memoirs] - Hasan Arıcan, İzmir: Tepekule Kitaplığı Yayınları, 2003
  • Merchant adventurers in the Levant - Two British families of privateers, consuls and traders 1700-1950 - Tom Rees, Talbot pub., 2003 - segment -
  • Levant’ın yıldızı: Levantenler, Rumlar, Ermeniler ve Yahudiler [The Star of the Levant: Levantines, Greeks, Armenians and Jews] - Bülent Şenocak, Şenocak Yayınları, 2003 - Green version upcoming - synopsis
  • The Mediterranean in History - edited by David Abulafia - Thames and Hudson ltd., 2003 - London - segment
  • Kapanan Kapılar: İzmir Hanları [Closing Doors: Historic Commercial Buidings of Izmir] - Çınar Atay, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Kültür Yayınları, 2003
  • Izmir Gezisi: Bir El Yazması 1678 [Visiting Izmir: A Manuscript 1678] - Frederick Bauden, ed., Çev: Erol Üyepazarcı. İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Kent Kitaplığı, 2003
  • Merchants and Revolution: Commercial Change, Political Conflict, and London’s Overseas Traders, 1550-1653 - Robert Brenner - 2003 - review
  • Smyrne - Evocation d’une Echelle du Levant XIXe-XXe siècles - Laurence Abensur-Hazan (Collection Passé Simple, Editions ALAN SUTTON) - 2004 - France
  • Mes familles - Nos mémoires de l’empire ottoman à nos jours - Guy de Lusignan - Les editions universelles - 2004
  • Pancaldi - Quartier Levantin du XIXe Siecle - Rinaldo Marmara - Isis yayınları - Istanbul 2004 (also a Turkish version [Pangaltı - 19. yüzyılın Levanten semti] available, published by the council of Şişli).
  • From Babel to Dragomans: Interpreting the Middle East - Bernard Lewis - Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2004 - review & interview
  • Vie Latine de l’Empire Ottoman [The Latin community of the Ottoman Empire] - Livio Missir de Lusignan, Isis, Istanbul, 2004 - segment
  • Familles Latines de l’Empire Ottoman - Livio Missir de Lusignan, Isis, Istanbul, 2004
  • Odette Keun (1888-1978) - Monique Reintjes - Tbilisi, 2004 - segment -
  • Latin Catholic Buildings in Istanbul: A Historical Perspective (1839-1923) - Sezim Sezer Darnault. Translation: Çelen Birkan. The Isis Press, Istanbul 2004, English, 259 pages, approx. 100 b&w photos and drawings. Paperback, 30 EUR, ISBN 975-428-275-7 - info
  • Levantiner. Lebenswelten und Identitäten einer ethnokonfessionellen Gruppe im osmanischen Reich im “langen 19. Jahrhundert” [Levantines. Life-worlds and identities of an ethno-confessional group in the Ottoman Empire during the “long 19th century”] - Oliver Jens Schmitt - Munich 2005. 515 pp., 65 EUR, ISBN 3-486-57713-1 - alternative review
    French language version: “Les Levantins - Cahiers du Bosphore, XLVII - Les Éditions Isis, Istanbul, 2008” - review by translator, Jean François de Andria - table of contents and names index
  • Smyrne et l’Occident: L’histoire intégrale d’une ville Levantine [Smyrna and the West: An intergral history of a Levantine city]- Léon Kontenté - Yvelinedition, 2005, France - segment & review
  • Hanseatenkreuz und Halbmond. Die hanseatischen Konsulate in der Levante im 19. Jahrhundert [Hanseatic Cross and Crescent. The Hanseatic Consulates in the Levant in the 19th Century]- Eva Susanne Fiebig, (Marburg: Tectum, 2005. Pp. 334. € 29,90. ISBN: 978-3-8288-8923-1) - book review
  • Une société hors de soi: identités et relations sociales à Smyrne aux XVIIIe et XIXe siècles [A company out of oneself, identities and social relations in Smyrna during the XVIIIth and XIXth centuries] - Marie Carmen Smyrnelis - Peeters, 2005.
  • İzmir Mimarlık Rehberi 2005 (Izmir Architectural Guide 2005) - Deniz Güner, ed., İstanbul: Mimarlar Odası İzmir Subesi, 2005 (Architectural and historical explanations about many of the most prominent dwellings in the city including the Levantine-related ones).
  • The Capitulations and the Ottoman Legal System - Maurits H. van den Boogert, Brill, 2005
  • Kapalı Hayat Kutusu: Kadıköy Konakları [Hidden life boxes: Mansions of Kadıköy] - Müfid Ekdal, Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 2005
  • La fin de Smyrne: Du cosmopolitisme aux nationalismes [The end of Smyrna: From cosmopolitism to nationalism], Hervé Georgelin, 2005. CNRS: Paris. ISBN: 2271063000 - review - interview - Turkish edition: Smyrna’nın Sonu: Kozmopolitizmden Milliyetçiliğe. Çev: Saadet Özen. İstanbul: Birzamanlar Yayıncılık, 2008
  • Smyrne, la ville oubliée? 1830-1930 Mémoires d’un grand port Ottoman [Smyrna, the forgotten city? Recollections from a great Ottoman port 1830-1930] - Marie Carmen Smyrnelis - 2006, ISBN : 2746708019 - pdf info - Turkish edition: İzmir 1830-1930, Unutulmuş bir Kent mi? Çev: Işık Ergüden. İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları, 2009.
  • Der Traum vom deutschen Orient. Zwei deutsche Kolonien im Osmanischen Reich 1851-1918 [The dream of the German Orient. Two German colonies in the Ottoman realm 1851-1918] - Malte Fuhrmann - Campus Verlag - 419pp. - ISBN: 3593380056 - 2006 - image
  • Avrupalı mı, Levanten mi? [Europeans or Levantines?] – Editors, Arus Yumul, Fahri Dikkaya- Bağlam – 2006 – Istanbul, ISBN: 975-8803-56-5 - translated segment - review
  • Bizans İmparatorluğu’ndan Günümüze İstanbul Latin Cemaati ve Kilisesi [The Istanbul Latin Community and its Church since the age of the Byzantine Empire to the Present] - Rinaldo Marmara - Istanbul: Kitap Publishers, 2006 - review -
  • İzmir 1919-1922: Tanıklıklar [Izmir 1919-1922: Testimonies] - Pelin Böke, 2006. Istanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları. - review - interview
  • Venetians in Constantinople; nation, identity, and coexistence in the early modern Mediterranean - Eric R. Dursteler, Johns Hopkins U. Press, 2006, 312 pages - review -
  • Donizetti Paşa [Donizetti Pasha] - Emre Aracı, Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 2006, 260 pages, ISBN: 9750811534 - cover
  • Looking East: English Writing and the Ottoman Empire Before 1800 - Gerald Maclean - Palgrave Macmillan, 2007 - sample 1 - sample 2 - segment
  • İzmir’den İstanbul’a Batı Anadolu 1830 (Correspondance d’Orient, 1833) - J.F. Michaud and J.J.F. Poujoulat, Çev: Nedim Demirtaş, İstanbul: İstiklal Kitapevi, 2007.
  • Gli italiani di Istanbul: Figure, comunità e istituzioni dalle riforme alla repubblica 1839-1923 [The Italians of Istanbul: Key figures, communities and institutions from reforms to the Republic 1839-1923] - Edited by Attilio De Gasperis and Roberta Ferrazza, Centro Altreitalie, 2007.
  • The Travels and Journal of Ambrosio Bembo - University of California Press, 2007
  • Multicultural Urban Fabric and Types in the South and Eastern Mediterranean - Maurice Cerasi, Attilio Petruccioli, Adriana Sarro, Stefan Weber (eds.) - Beiruter Texte und Studien (BTS) 102, 2007. 269 pages - review
  • Paradise Lost, Smyrna 1922: The Destruction of Islam’s City of Tolerance - Giles Milton - Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., London, 2008. 426 pages - image - segment
  • Tilkidom and the Ottoman Empire: The Letters of Gerald Fitzmaurice to George Lloyd, 1906-15 (The Isis Press: Istanbul, 2008)
  • British Consular Reports from the Ottoman Levant in an age of upheaval, 1815-1830 - Theophilus C. Prousis, The Isis Press: Istanbul, 2008
  • İskoç Misyonerin Gözüyle İzmir ve Çevresi [Izmir and its Surrounding through the Eyes of a Scottish Missionary] - A.N. Somervile, Çev: Asuman Lökçü, İzmir: Tepekule Kitaplığı Yayınları, 2008
  • Kemeraltı’nın İzmir’i (Kemeraltı in Izmir) - Hasan Kâzım Taşkıran, İzmir: Tepekule Kitaplığı Yayınları, 2008
  • East Meets West: Banking, Commerce and Investment in the Ottoman Empire - (Philip L. Cottrell, Monica Pohle Fraser and Iain L. Fraser, editors), Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2008, 193 pp., ISBN: 978-0-7546-6443-7 - review
  • Three Camels to Smyrna: Times of War and Peace in Turkey, Persia, India, Afghanistan & Nepal 1907-1986, The Story of the Oriental Carpet Manufacturers Company - Antony Wynn - 288 pages, 2008 - segment
  • Les Italiens d’Istanbul au XXe Siecle: Entre Préservation Identitaire et Effacement [The Italians of Istanbul in the 20th Century: Between Community Preservation and Elimination] - Alessandro E. Pannuti, Isis, 2008
  • Nassif Mallouf - Dragoman and Orientalist - (1823-1865) - Charles Malouf Samaha, 2009 - index - summary.
  • Pashas: Traders and Travellers in the Islamic World - James Mather, 2009, Yale University Press, ISBN: 0300126395 - segment - video segment of a talk
  • Interpreting Dragomans: Boundaries and Crossings in the Early Modern Mediterranean - E. Natalie Rothman, Comparative Studies in Society and History 51.4, 2009
  • The Netherlands and Turkey: Four hundred years of political, economical, social and cultural relations - Alexander H. De Groot - Isis, Istanbul, 2009
  • A Life Apart: The fate of an outsider - Patrick Grigsby, 2009, Pen Press, ISBN: 9781907172465. - web site - photo gallery - book synopsis - review
  • A Century of Deutsche Bank in Turkey - Historical Association of Deutsche Bank, 2009
  • Evvel Zaman İçinde İzmir [Once Upon a Time Izmir] - Uğur Yeğin, ed., Türkçe-İngilizce fotoğraf-altı yazılarla Uğur Göktaş’ın koleksiyonundan fotoğraflar (The photo collection by Uğur Göktaş supported with texts written in both English and Turkish), İstanbul: İzmir Ticaret Odası Yayınları, 2009
  • The British Consular Service in the Aegean and the Collection of Antiquities for the British Museum - Lucia Patrizio Gunning, Ashgate, 2009
  • Bornova Tarihinden Yapraklar [Pages from the History of Bornova] - Hasan Arıcan, İzmir: Tepekule Kitaplığı Yayınları, 2009
  • British Diplomacy in Turkey, 1583 to the present: A study in the evolution of the resident embassy - G.R. Berridge, University of Leicester - Brill, 2009
  • Levant: Splendour and Catastrphe on the Mediterranean - 2010, Philip Mansel (publisher: John Murray) - details & interview - review
  • Asil Efendiler - Levantenler [Levantines: The honoured gentlemen] - Osman Öndeş, Şenocak Yayınları, 384 pages, 2010, ISBN No: 9786055615130
  • Naum Tiyatrosu & 19. Yüzyil İstanbul’un İtalyan Operası’ [Naum Theatre & the Italian Opera of Istanbul in the 19th century] - Emre Aracı, Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 408 pages, 2010, ISBN No: 9786055615130.
  • Cities of the Mediterranean: From the Ottomans to the Present Day - Biray Kolluoğlu and Meltem Toksöz, 256 pages, 2010, ISBN: 9789750818011 - review
  • Sweet and Bitter Island: A History of the British in Cyprus - Tabitha Morgan, I.B. Tauris, 2010
  • Aleppo observed: Ottoman Syria through the eyes of two Scottish doctors, Alexander and Patrick Russell - Maurits H. van den Boogert, Arcadian Library-Oxford University Press, 2010
  • The British in the Levant: Trade and Perceptions of the Ottoman Empire in the Eighteenth Century - Christine Laidlaw, 2010, I.B. Taurus, London - ISBN: 9781848853355 - review
  • The Political Economy of Ottoman Public Dept: Insolvency and European Financial Control in the Late Nineteenth Century - Murat Birdal, I.B. Taurus, London, 2010 - ISBN: 9781848852983 - segment
  • Twixt Pera and Therapia: The Constantinople Diaries of Lady Layard - Edited by Sinan Kuneralp, Isis, Istanbul, 2010 - segment - fuller version - review
  • Osmanlı’nın Avrupalı Müzisyenleri [European Musicians in the Ottoman Empire] - Evren Kutlay Baydar, Kapı Yayınları, 2010 - info
  • Rees Köşkü: Levanten Malikânesinden Eğitim Fakültesine (The Rees Mansion: From the Levantine Mansion to the Faculty of Education) - Mehmet Ali Demirbaş, İzmir: İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Kent Kitaplığı, 2010
  • Levantines from the Past to the Present (the book following the 2010 Izmir Levantine Symposium) - Culture, Art and History Publications no:12, Izmir, 2010 - sample
  • Alsancak 1482 Sokak Anıları - Alex Baltazzi, Heyamola, 2011, ISBN: 978-605-4307-91-3 - interview
  • 19. Yüzyılda İzmir Kenti (The City of Izmir in the 19th Century) - Rauf Beyru, Istanbul: Literatür Yayınları, 2011
  • Traditional Recipes of the Levantine Cuisine (Turkish version also available) - Ingrid Braggiotti, Aude Ragusin, Lotte Romano, Maria Sponza, Izmir, 2011
  • Secret Cultural Gems of Izmir (multi-lingual book: Turkish, English, German, Italian) - Konak Municipality, 2011 - segment
  • Constantinople and Istanbul: 72 years of life in Turkey - Sidney E. P. Nowill OBE - Matador, (ISBN no: 978-1848767-911) 2011 - google segment
  • Ottoman Izmir: The Rise of a Cosmopolitan Port 1840-1880 - Sibel Zandi-Sayek - Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012 - details.
  • Türkiye ile Vatikan diplomatik ilişkilere doğru [Towards diplomatic relations between Turkey and the Vatican] - Rinaldo Marmara, 2012 - cover
  • Constantinople to Kensington: The Reminiscences of Geoffrey William Whittall 1906-2003, Edited by John W. Whittall - 2012 - flyer - google segment
  • Smyrna’s Ashes: Humanitarianism, Genocide and the Birth of the Middle East - Michelle Tusan, University of Nevada, 2012
  • Developing Commerce, Changing City: Mersin, 1850-1950 - Tolga Ünlu, Tülin Selvi Ünlü - Mersin Chamber of Commerce and Industry - 2012
  • Modalı Vitol Ailesi [The Whittalls of Moda] - Osman Öndeş, Tarihçi Kitabevi, 2012
  • Nineteenth Century British Travel Writing on the Levant: Izmir as the Oriental Other in British Travel Writing Tradition - Orkun Kocabıyık, 2012
  • Présence française à Smyrne du XVIIe au XIXe siècle - Léon Kontente - Yvelinédition, Montigny-le-Bretonneux (Yvelines) - 2012
  • A Lexicon Of Smyrneika - İzmir Rumcasi Sözlüğü - Alex Baltazzi, George Galdies, George Poulimenos - Tarih Vakfı Yurt Yayınları / Araştırma - İnceleme Dizisi - 2012 - cover - review1 - review2 - interview - video - buy from Idefix | Amazon
  • La Communauté Levantine de Constantinople: De L’Empire Byzantin à la République Turquie - Rinaldo Marmara - Isis, Istanbul, 2012
  • Les Relations Diplomatiques de la France et de la Turquie au XVIIIe Siecle, Volume I (1700-1716) - Louis Rousseau, 2012 (digital reprint by Lightning Source UK Ltd of 1908 version)
  • Maudy of the Levant - Helen Leggatt, 2012
  • Krommydokastro [In search of the lost castle of Smyrni] - Petros Mechtidis, 2012 - info
  • Değisen Zamanların Mimari - The Architect of Changing Times: Edoardo De Nari 1874 - 1954 - M. Baha Tanman, İstanbul Araştırmaları Enstitüsü, 2012 - cover
  • Se Beyoglu Mi Fosse Narrato (Turkish version Pera, Beyoğlu ve Anılar, 2014) - Fortunato Maresia, 2012 - interview
  • İzmir Rumlarının Müziği 1900-1922 [The Music of Smyrna Greeks 1900-1922] - Aristomenis Kaliviotis, 2013 - review
  • Osmanlı Deniz Ticaretin Yükselen Değeri: Mersin [The Rise of the Ottoman Port: Mersin] (1812-1922) - Editor: Mehmet Mazak, 2013 - book cover
  • The Renaissance and the Ottoman World - Anna Contadini, Claire Norton, Ashgate, 2013 - segment:
  • An Archive of Stone - The Old English Cemetery of Livorno - Matteo Giunti and Giacomo Lorenzini (eds.), Pacini Editore, 2013 - info -
  • Vapur Donatanları Ve Acenteleri Tarihi [History of Ship Chandlers and Shipping Agents] - Deniz Ticaret Odası, Osman Öndeş, 2013
  • The Whispers of Cities: Information Flows in Istanbul, London & Paris in the Age of William Trumbull - John-Paul Ghobrial, Oxford University Press, 2013 - ISBN 978-0-19-967241-7 - cover
  • Le crepuscule des Levantins de Smyrne - Louis Francois Martini, Editions L’Harmatta, 2013 - cover
  • İzmir’de Alman İzleri: Osmanlı döneminde İzmir’de bir cemaat, [Traces of Germans in Izmir: An Ottoman period community in Izmir] 1752-1922 - İlhan Pınar (İzmir Büyükşehir Belediyesi Kent Kitaplığı, 91), 2014
  • Turquerie: An Eighteenth-Century European Fantasy - Haydn Williams, Thames & Hudson, 2014
  • Exporting Legality: The Rise and Fall of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in the Ottoman Empire and China - Mariya Tait Slys, 2014
  • Well-Connected Domains: Towards an Entangled Ottoman History - Pascal W. Firges, Heidelberg University, Tobias P. Graf, independent scholar, Christian Roth, Heidelberg University, and Gülay Tulasoğlu, Hacettepe University, Ankara - Leiden: Brill, 2014 - review
  • İngiliz Konsolosluk Belgelerinde Mersin ve İskenderun Limanları [Mersin and Iskenderun ports as recorded in the British Consular reports, 1888-1914] - Osman Öndeş, Mersin Deniz Ticaret Odası Yayınları, 2014 - cover
  • Trading with the Ottomans: The Levant Company in the Middle East - Despina Vlami - I.B. Tauris, 2014 - cover
  • Shattered Dreams: The Murder of the two Consuls in Salonica and the Aftermath - Bülent Şenocak, 2014
  • Damas a la Fin de l’Empire Ottoman (vers 1875) - Grégoire Balivet, Isis Press, 2014
  • Osmanlı Melekleri: Futbol Tarihimizin Kadim Devreleri Türkiye Futbol Tarihi - Birinci Cilt [Ottoman Angels: Volume of Turkish Football History] - Mehmet Yüce, İletişim Yayınları, 2014
  • Arap Camii veya Galata Saint Paul Kilisesi [Arab Mosque or the St Paul Church of Galata] - P. Benedetto Palazzo O.P. [Turkish translation version, after the French / Italian versions 1943], Bilge Karınca Yayınları, 2014
  • Exporting Legality: The Rise and Fall of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in the Ottoman Empire and China, Mariya Tait Slys - eCahiers de l’Institut, 2014
  • The English Secretary: Peggy Flexman in Turkey and Greece, 1909-1917 - Lyndon Comstock, 2014 - segment
  • Österreich in Istanbul [Austrians in Istanbul] - volume 1, 2010 (who was who segment - English abstract - editors’ note), volume 2, 2017 - Rudolf Agstner, Elmar Samsinger (editors), LIT Verlag.
  • The Diary of Émile de Borchgrave: Recollections of a Belgian Diplomat in Ottoman Istanbul (1885-1892), ISIS Press, 2015
  • Agents of Empire: Knights, Corsairs, Jesuits and Spies in the Sixteenth-Century Mediterranean World - Noel Malcolm, Allen Lane, 2015
  • Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul - E. Natalie Rothman, Cornell University Press, 2015
  • The Istanbul Letters of Alka Nestoroff - Klara Volaric (ed.) - Orient-Institut, Istanbul, 2015 (Volume 1 of Memoria) - segment:
  • Osmanlı Sularında Rekabet: Mesajeri Maritim Vapur Kumpanyası (1851-1914) / En Méditerranée par les Messageries Maritimes [Competition in Ottoman Waters: Messageries Maritimes Shipping Company (1851-1914)] - Süleyman Uygun, Kitap Yayınevi, 2015
  • Smyrna, September 1922 - Lou Ureneck, Harper Collins, 2015
  • Traces of Transnational Relations in the Eighteenth Century - Edited by Tim Berndtsson, Annie Mattsson, Mathias Persson, Vera Sundin and Marie-Christine Skuncke, Uppsala Studies in History of Ideas, 2015
  • Mediterranean Diasporas: Politics and Ideas in the Long 19th Century - Editors: Maurizio Isabella, Konstantina Zanou, Bloomsbury, 2015
  • La Rassegna Italiana Organo degli Interessi Italiani in Oriente. Giornale Ufficiale della Camera di Commercio Italiana di Costantinopoli [La Rassegna Italiana, the publication of the Italian interests in the Levant, the official newspaper of the Italian Chamber of Commerce of Constantinople] - Francesco Pongiluppi - Isis Press, Istanbul, 2015
  • Süreç ve Sonuçlarıyla Osmanlı İmparatorluğu’nda Yabancıların Mülk Edinmeleri [The process and consequences of foreigners acquiring real-estate in the Ottoman Empire] (1830-1914) - Murat Alandağlı, Helke Yayınları, 2015
  • Documents pour l’histoire de Smyrne (1934-1939), Volume 1 - Rinaldo Marmara, Arkas, 2016 - cover
  • Aleppo: The Rise and Fall of Syria’s Great Merchant City - Philip Mansel, I.B. Tauris, - cover
  • This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World - Jerry Brotton, Allen Lane, 2016
  • Essais sur L’Histoire de la Latinité à Istanbul [Essays on the History of Latinity in Istanbul] - Antoine J. Negroponte, Rıfat N. Bali (ed.), Libra Yayınevi, Istanbul, 2016 - cover
  • Une Ambassadrice de France à Constantinople Les Souvenirs de Gabrielle Blignières-Bombard 1909-1914 [An Ambassador of France in Constantinople the recollections of Gabrielle Blignières Bombard-1909-1914] - Isis Press, 2016
  • Les Levantins de Smyrne XIXe siècle: Environment communautaire et religieux [The Levantines of Smyrna in the nineteenth century: Communal and Religious Environment] - Rinaldo Marmara, Arkas, 2016
  • Souvenirs d’un Journaliste: Izmir il y a 60 Ans - Alfredo Giovanni Galizzi, Libra 2016
  • The History of the Church Diplomacy in Turkey - Buğra Poyraz, Libra, 2016 - cover
  • Sultan Abdülmecid’in Bir Mimarı, William James Smith: Architecht of Sultan Abdülmecid - Afife Batur, Edhem Eldem, Aygül Ağır, Gül Cephanecigil, Mine Topçubaşı Çilingiroğlu, Seda Kula Say, Ayşe Hilal Uğurlu, İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi, 2016 - info:
  • Mediterranean Encounters: Artists Between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774–1839 - Elisabeth A. Fraser, Penn State University Press, 2017
  • De l’utilité commerciale des consuls. L’institution consulaire et les marchands dans le monde méditerranéen (XVIIe-XXe siècle) - Arnaud Bartolomei (ed), Publications de l’École française de Rome, 2017
  • Lost and Now Found: Explorers, Diplomats and Artists in Egypt and the Near East - edited by Neil Cooke and Vanessa Daubney, Archaeopress, 2017
  • The Middle East and the Making of the Modern World - Cyrus Schayegh, Harvard University Press, 2017